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The Resource Chinatown, a Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD videorecording)

Chinatown, a Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Chinatown
Title
Chinatown
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Actor
Author of screenplay,
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Widescreen. Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
Cataloging source
VYF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John A. Alonzo; film editor, Sam O'Steen; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Closed captioned. In English or French
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Jenson, Diane Ladd, Dick Bakalyan, John Huston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Ladd, Diane
  • Huston, John
  • Towne, Robert
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Evans, Robert
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water rights
  • Murder
  • Incest
  • Closed captioned video
  • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
Chinatown, a Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Dolby surround, mono
  • Includes theatrical trailer and retrospective interviews with Roman Polanski, Robert Towne, and Robert Evans
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm664420034
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780792156444
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361551647
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664420034
  • (Sirsi) a711261
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Chinatown, a Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Dolby surround, mono
  • Includes theatrical trailer and retrospective interviews with Roman Polanski, Robert Towne, and Robert Evans
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm664420034
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780792156444
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361551647
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
15516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)664420034
  • (Sirsi) a711261
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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